Category: Explorer’s Corner

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Car Rental in Peru: A Driver’s Guide

Before reserving a rental car in Peru, read through our driver’s guide to find out all you need to know about rates, rules, alternative options, and more.

Hot springs nestled in the canyon landscape at Colca Lodge's Eco Thermal Spa, one of the best spa resorts in Peru.

The 12 Best Luxury Spa Resorts in Peru

Experience these incredible spa resorts in Peru, from river view massages at the base of Machu Picchu to hot spring sessions in the heart of Colca Canyon.

A child in a winter hat looks over the ruins of Machu Picchu.

Machu Picchu for Kids: Fun Facts & More

Learn about history, architecture, and culture with these fun facts about Machu Picchu for kids!

Aerial view of Machu Picchu from Machu Picchu Mountain hike.

The Best Time to Visit Machu Picchu

Learn about the best time to visit Machu Picchu before you plan your trip with our comprehensive guide.

Beams of sunlight rising over the stone steps of the Inca Trail in Peru with mountain views in the background

20 Things to Do In Peru for an Unforgettable Trip

Discover all of the incredible things to do in Peru. From hiking to Machu Picchu to swimming with sea turtles, your adventure to Peru awaits!

Sunset over the Pacific ocean dotted with lava rocks from Mancora beach in Northern Peru.

The 20 Best Peru Beaches: Discover the Peruvian Coast

These incredible Peru beaches have so much to offer for every type of traveler.

A brightly-lit view of Cusco city's main Plaza de Armas at night.

Top 20 Things to Do in Cusco (Updated 2020)

Looking for things to do in Cusco? We have you covered with this comprehensive list.

The Twelve Angle Stone on Hatunrumiyoc Street in Cusco

The Twelve Angle Stone of Hatunrumiyoc

Learn more about the Twelve Angle Stone and how to visit this quintessential example of Inca masonry on display in Cusco – plus a special video of the site.

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Electricity in Peru: Outlets, Adapters, and Voltage

A useful guide to Peru plugs and electrical outlets, along with some advice on adapters and converters.